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Interdisciplinary (Women's and Gender Studies)

48 months
30734 USD/year
30734 USD/year
12396 USD/year
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Interdisciplinary (Women's and Gender Studies) from University of Missouri - Columbia is an interdisciplinary field that establishes gender, sexuality, race, class, and dis/ability as fundamental categories for understanding social structures, cultural norms, and power dynamics. We offer a bachelor degree in Interdisciplinary (Women's and Gender Studies) at University of Missouri - Columbia. 


At Interdisciplinary (Women's and Gender Studies) from University of Missouri - Columbia combining research methods from the humanities and social sciences, the Interdisciplinary (Women's and Gender Studies) major from University of Missouri - Columbia strengthens critical thinking, writing and research skills; highlights multiple forms of knowledge; and encourages students to think of themselves and others as citizens of a diverse world. 

WGST scholars produce a wide-variety of analytical, creative, and activist works, investigating intersecting forms of inequalities and oppressions in local and global contexts.

Learning Outcomes 

When students graduate with a emphasis in Women's and Gender Studies, they should be able to:

  • Apply cross-cultural and global awareness to "big questions" about women and gender
  • Have a comprehensive grasp of intersectionality and matrices of power
  • Think critically: i.e. consider an issue from multiple perspectives; locate, evaluate and interpret diverse sources; engage in critical self-reflection
  • Construct arguments with evidence obtained from research
  • Work collaboratively
  • Recognize sexist/racist writing and thinking
  • Connect knowledge and experience, theory and activism, Women's and Gender Studies materials with other courses

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Feminist Theory
  • Research Seminar in Women's and Gender Studies
  • Feminist Methodologies - Writing Intensive
  • Research
  • Gender Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National deadline- anytime
  • International- six to 12 months before the start of the semester in which you wish to enroll


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the required core coursework with the required grades.
  • Meet the English language requirements.
  • Submit all of the required application materials.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Scanned copy of your passport.
  • Transfer authorization (for F-1 and J-1 transfer students only).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30734 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    30734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30734 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12396 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12396 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Columbia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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